Metal-And-Highheels.com conducted an interview with Norwegian singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull of LEAVES' EYES on October 19 at this year's edition of the Metal Female Voices Fest at Oktoberhallen in Wieze, Belgium. You can now watch the chat below.
The official trailer for "Symphonies Of The Night", the new album from LEAVES' EYES, can be seen below. The CD will be released on November 13 in Spain, Sweden and Norway; November 15 in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Finland and Benelux; November 18 in the rest of Europe; and on November 26 in North America via Napalm Records. The effort was produced by Liv's husband, ATROCITY singer and LEAVES' EYES co-vocalist Alexander Krull, at his Mastersound Studio in Germany. The cover artwork was created by Heile (a.k.a. Stefan Heilemann).
"Symphonies Of The Night" track listing:
01. Hell To The Heavens
02. Fading Earth
03. Maid Of Lorraine
05. Symphony Of The Night
06. Saint Cecelia
07. Hymn To The Lone Sands
08. Angel And The Ghost
09. Éléonore De Provence
12. Eileen's Ardency (bonus track)*
13. One Caress (bonus track)**
* feat. Carmen Elise Espenæs (MIDNATTSOL, SAVN)
** DEPECHE MODE cover
Audio samples of all the songs that will appear on "Symphonies Of The Night" can be streamed in the YouTube clip below.
Says LEAVES' EYES: "We couldn't be more proud of the final result.
"Expect this album to be the heaviest and most epic LEAVES' EYES experience to date: it will haunt you, even in your dreams."
Liv previously stated about the upcoming LEAVES' EYES CD : "We have taken a great inspirational step since the production of 'Meredead', both sound-wise and vocal-wise.
"It has been such a pleasure evolving in my singing techniques and knowledge and I thank my band members for giving me an inspirational kick when I needed to gain momentum behind the microphone.
"'Symphonies Of The Night' is hauntingly dream-like and heavy to the core!"
LEAVES' EYES released a digital-only EP, "Melusine", on December 16, 2011 in Europe and December 20, 2011 in the U.S. via Napalm Records. The five-track EP effort included no less than four previously unreleased songs.
LEAVES' EYES' latest album, "Meredead", entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 32. Released on April 22, 2011 in Germany, Austria and Switzerland via Napalm Records, the effort was made available exclusively as limited-edition mediabook CD, including bonus track and bonus DVD "Live At The Metal Female Voices Fest", strictly limited-edition deluxe box set and regular jewel case.